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Lee Romney

For kids who need a senior-prom pickup, this driver Rolls with it

Walter Turner edges his 1989 Rolls Royce down a residential street in his Hunters Point neighborhood. It’s a white Silver Spur with a vinyl top the color of peanut butter and Turner’s just had it detailed earlier in the day.

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The Poor People's Campaign calls for an end to poverty, racism & the war economy

On this edition of Your Call, we speak with activists about the Poor People’s Campaign.

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THE INTERSECTION: Mountain View or Googleville?

57 minutes ago

There's a reason some locals fear that Mountain View is becoming a company town: Google accounts for 1 in 5 jobs here and it owns more land than anyone else.

THE INTERSECTION: Homeless in Googleville

1 hour ago
David Boyer / KALW News / The Intersection

In this episode of THE INTERSECTION's second season, we look at change in the Bay Area from the view of a street corner. In this case, we're parked right outside of Google's headquarters in Mountain View. 

Poet Josiah Luís Alderete: Sights & Sounds

4 hours ago

Sights & Sounds is your weekly guide to the Bay Area arts scene. Poet and radio maker Josiah Luis Alderete told KALW’s Jen Chien about three fantastic arts events happening around the Bay this week.

Binah: Armistead Maupin with Peter Stein

5 hours ago

On today’s encore edition of Binah, writer Armistead Maupin chronicles his odyssey from the Old South to freewheeling San Francisco, and his evolution from curious youth to groundbreaking writer and gay rights pioneer, in his memoir Logical Family.

Almanac - Thursday 6/21/18

6 hours ago

Today is Thursday, the 21st of June of 2018

It is the 172nd day of the year.

There are 193 days remaining until the end of the year...

Image via the Poor People's Campaign

 On this edition of Your Call, we speak with activists about the Poor People’s Campaign.

New Tax Laws Effect Estate Planning

19 hours ago

Your Legal Rights Host Jeffrey Hayden welcomes Janet Brewer and Alicia Gamez, specialists in estate planning, wills, trusts and probate law. We consider new tax laws' effects on planning and special issues to do with international assets and family minors. Questions for Janet and Alicia? Please call toll-free 866-798-8255. 

Alessandra Mello

This week on Open Air, KALW’s radio magazine for the Bay Area performing arts, host David Latulippe talks with actors Katie Brayben and Vincent Randazzo about the world-premiere of the musical A Walk on the Moon, at A.C.T’s Theater's Geary Theater through July 1.

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KALW's Spring 2018 Program Guide

Click here for a PDF of the Spring 2018 program guide.

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Almanac - Thursday 6/21/18

Today is Thursday, the 21st of June of 2018 It is the 172nd day of the year. There are 193 days remaining until the end of the year...

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